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FZNT23 KWNM 231506
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1106 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS THIS
AFTERNOON. LOW PRES WILL MOVE E THROUGH THE GULF OF MAINE
TODAY...THEN PASS SE OF THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO THU WHILE
INTENSIFYING. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE THU
NIGHT AND FRI...THEN MOVE E OF THE AREA FRI NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW
PRES WITH A COLD FRONT WILL SLOWLY MOVE E ACROSS THE AREA SAT
INTO SUN. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD SE OVER THE AREA SUN NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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